Mudcat Café message #2277009 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #109038   Message #2277009
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
01-Mar-08 - 08:41 PM
Thread Name: BS: Exxon: Drunk Ship Captains Wanted...
Subject: RE: BS: Exxon: Drunk Ship Captains Wanted...
3.5 billion spent on cleanup and payments for damage. Token effort?

Maritime law lacks any serious precedent for the award of damages.